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news. >>> new this morning, san francisco may be one of the first cities in the nation to require landlords to provide monthly reports of bedbug cases. the new rules are part of legislation. landlords will be required to keep records dating back to the previous two years of any outbreak. would it require pest control companies to provide monthly reports of eradication efforts. the rules would apply to hotels. violators would face fines of up to $1,000 a day. >>> those annoying robo calls that get your skin may be a thing of past. it is so much of an issue the ftc will give whomever comes up with the best solution to block the calls $50,000. ftc logged more than two million complaints last year. the commission oversees the do-not-call list which allows consumers is opt-out. although they get through somehow. >>> [ unintelligible ] >>> along the coast maybe mist the next couple of mornings the real dampness after the weekend a couple of chances of rain in the forecast. good morning. marine layer, clouds back keeping temperatures mild now it is a signal that the sea breeze is on the
to move the city forward. now join me in welcoming the city's first asian american mayor and i'm very proud to say a member of the lee tribe, the 43rd mayor of san francisco, ed lee. (applause). >> thank you, judy, very much for that introduction. good morning, everyone. >> good morning. >> it's great to be here at the san francisco chamber and of course the center for economic development here, your breakfast for 2012, it's my pleasure to be here. i walked in as ed from wells fargo was talking and i just wanted to make sure you knew, i am eternally grateful it the chamber, to wells fargo for helping me create 5,200 jobs for our kids. that's a wonderful accomplishment. i've been your mayor for almost two years now and everybody is coming up to me and asking, are you enjoying it? you know, some of the politics in the city it's hard to enjoy but i will say honestly to steve fox, to the chamber and judy and all of you working together to keep our city successful, i do enjoy creating jobs. and when you see our youth get those paid internships or get that summer job at a number of all
the discussion. since oakland is the host city, mayor quan is gracious enough to allow mayor lee to go first. please welcome gregory adams, president of tiger foundation -- kaiser foundation health plan, a highly respected leader in health care. greg adams. [applause] >> thank you, mary. just a few modifications to your statistics. kaiser permanente in northern california actually has 65,000 employees, 21 medical centers, and we actually have about $700 million a year in our community benefit programs. also, i just wanted to note that one of the eliminates -- eliminate -- the lemonades in open was the new kaiser permanente part, and if you have not had an opportunity to see it, you really should. kaiser permanente is pleased to be partnering with the san francisco business times, the host of this very important discussion. the issues we face as business leaders and members of the community provide us with a unique opportunity in the coming years and many real challenges. it is vitally important that we stay connected and informed so that we may continue to build a vibrant bay area economy. a
yesterday at $23.20 he three. >> i didn't see rain in the -- city first time this week. >> i infered there was rain because there were deposits on my car. >> you didn't turn your -- you didn't turn your sprinkler system on? >> no. >> skiline boulevard, alpine, woodside to los altos hills highway 9 down to highway 17 higher elevations getting wet weather. as you are coming out of the sunol grade, light rain possibly more likely drizzle as you go by mission boulevard and head through milpitas you can see the montague destroy east capital expressway down to blossom hill road, sierra road, those areas getting a little wet, better radar returns from the san mateo south than up in the north bay in the north bay tucked in valleys we have fog developing, drizzle and wetness on the streets that is going to be the case through 7:00. by noon between 10 and noon real dry push clouds start to open, high clouds and sun by 4:00. watch out tonight you need a jacket, temperatures drop back into the 50s. high clouds tomorrow mostly sunny saturday seasonal temperatures sunday 10° warmer than today. >>
in -- there is a smoking ban in san saf rel. san rafael is the first -- in san rafael. they are the first city to push this ban. >>> what's still ahead for the estimated 50,000 attendees at the oracle world conference in san francisco. what appears on the surface to be an understated example of unequaled american achievement, is actually an extremely sophisticated apparatus of goodness and flavor, bonded together by a perfectly aged, all natural, tasty... gooey... blanket of love. >>> the you city of -- the city of richmond is set to reach out to chevron. this follows weeks of criticism after the massive fire at the refinefully august. the city wants chevron to help create a research campus at the marina bay. city council believes this could be a green tech center. >> i mean, chevron has sort of acknowledged that -- in a number of ways that -- that they want to increase their presence in richmond. >> the city council is expected to make their request tomorrow. chevron has said it is not in a position to make any long-term investment decision until a plan to modernize it is successfully submitted. >>>
a second store, that just a week after the grand opening of their first city location. the store will replace the old mervyn's. me plan to hire 250 work s. the opening is scheduled for october of 2013. >> a 21-year-old is in jail this morning charged with a terrorist plot to try to blow up the federal reserve building in new york city. the fbi said he came to the united states in january on a student visa. he told undercover agents he wanted to destroy america by going after the financial institutions. >> he goes to the new york stock exchange, he sees that the significant security there and he shifts his target to the federal reserve bank. >> the fbi set up a sting. the man was later arrested when he tried to use a cell phone to set off what he thought was a huge bomb hidden inside a van parked outside the federal reserve bank. >> another warm day across the bay area. let's take a live look outside at this beautiful morning. some big changes in store this weekend. >> and turning back the clock. what a stanford researcher said happened to older mice when their blood was mixe
to fight obesity. if it passes, richmond would become the first city to impose just a tax on businesses. the town hall meeting starts at 7:00 in richmond. >>> let's quickly check in with sal, see what's happening in the commute. >> let's go out and show -- let's take a look at the commute. 880, a little bit slow as you come through. bay bridge toll plaza that is backed up for a 20-minute delay. if you are in san jose, northbound 101 you will see some slow traffic there. let's go back to the studio. we have fock out there. once that fog burns off and then sunny. a little cooler. we look for rain. so the ra paid looks -- so the parade looks okay. all eyes on sandy. that's off the chart. it's incredible how strong this system is getting stronger. >> how -- >> the eye is almost 25 miles wide. winds, out 1 -- storm winds out 500 miles. >> wow. >> okay. well, that's our report for this morning. we thank you for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. we'll see you the mex time news breaks. be sure to join the news at noon for more on hurricane sandy as steve said, it's just about to bear down on the ne
4:46, they created a protest to ban sitting on sidewalks in the city's commercial areas. opponents shared ice cream and a kiss in front of city hall and they say it was a recreation of president barack obama and michelle obama's first date of eating ice cream on the sidewalk. it will unfairly tar get the homeless. a san francisco city leader is working to get people covered up and they are receiving numerous complaints about the naked people who frequented the public plaza at 17th and market streets. now he is proposing a plan and people in the area say castro is known for that but some nudests have taken it too far. >> it is just a little dekorum and some respect for people too because we don't want to push nudity either. >> if it is signed they will be fined for first offense and another fine for a second offense. >>> a response to the massive fire at the refinery in august protesters are asking for safety emissions. they plan to march and yesterday the city council is requiring them to rebuild the unit that caused the fire. >>> the mystery of missing seems toster da -- teamster
an arrest in connection with the city's first homicide of the year. officers responded to a 911 call at a home on del road shortly after 5:00 this morning. when officers arrived they found 24-year-old keith doff cofey. investigators say the two got in to some kind of altercation that led to the killing. >> newly released surveillance video shows how a simply parking mistake may have cost a man his life. >> reporter: the video shows 23-year-old charles butler parking his car outside a store off 45th and market. >> the bad parking mr. butler did is the reason why the people inside this car thought it was a reason to kill mr. butler. >> reporter: it also shows butler inside the store arguing with one of the suspects. he was killed the next day by the same men blocks from the store. >> it was painful, difficult to watch. >> reporter: butler's family came to ktvu this afternoon to watch the video for the first time. >> that bumping of the car, that's ridiculous. that's what a bumper is for. >> reporter: it was tough for them to see their loved one just weeks before he was shipped out to s
. louis will be at about 5:07. >> police made an arrest in connection with the city's first homicide of the year. officers responded to a 911 call at a home on del road shortly after 5:00 this morning. when officers arrived they found 24-year-old keith doff cofey. investigators say the two got in to some kind of altercation that led to the killing. >> newly released surveillance video shows how a simply parking mistake may have cost a man his life. >> reporter: the video shows 23-year-old charles butler parking his car outside a store off 45th and market. >> the bad parking mr. butler did is the reason why the people inside this car thought it was a reason to kill mr. butler. >> reporter: it also shows butler inside the store arguing with one of the suspects. he was killed the next day by the same men blocks from the store. >> it was painful, difficult to watch. >> reporter: butler's family came to ktvu this afternoon to watch the video for the first time. >> that bumping of the car, that's ridiculous. that's what a bumper is for. >> reporter: it was tough for them to see their loved
to make their city the first in the nation to impose a tax on sugary drinks. bridge with a ill impo mise . >> noise and air pollution produced by h --the drive through is expected to serve 60 cars per hour during the lunch period. and 20 cars per hour in the evening. we will take a break it is for 38 atm much more ahead we will back in just a couple. >> we're back with some world new secretary hillary clinton may be attentive to douse some of the rhetoric over the libyan attack. the plan says the book stops with her. >> the obama administration has come under increasing criticism september 11th attack. the attack killed ambassador chris stevens and6hiy clinton says when it comes to protecting diplomats overseas she says the book stops with her. >> i am in charge 60,000 + people all over the world 275 post. the president and vice president certainly would not be knowledgeable about specific decisions that are made by security professionals. >> joe biden added fuel to the fire during last week's vice-presidential debate when he said the white house was not aware of increased security at th
crusheddish that first amendment rights but city leaders say they put this plan in place for security reasons. >> i think it's a rule that's always been clear that if the crowd is too large for the room, then you establish a secondary place where people can watch. >> there are open seats all over this room! and they have those doors closed because they don't want us here. >> reporter: some protestors did make it inside and chanted loudly but things got quiet when a councilmember gave the bluford family what they have been waiting for, for five months, the police report regarding their son's death. the family's lawyer says the report is heavily redacted but it does prove despite initial reports that alan bluford never fired a shot. the family says the report is far from the justice that is deserved for them is what they say. they say they plan to come back to future city council meetings. the city council has yet to decide how they plan to handle the meetings moving forward. live in oakland, cate caugiran, cbs 5. >> thank you. >>> oakland officials are blasted in a new report on officer-involv
complex. new target store will be the first in the city and it opens 7 a.m. and will cater to downtown shoppers buying food and smaller store items. >>> coming off a warm weekend for this time of year. >>> things will definitely be cool, next couple of days probably coolest in the forecast logos closer and tries to bring a chance of rain not that good monday morning. 5:18. clear sky over downtown san francisco. live doppler 7 hd is clear everywhere even to the coast lacking clouds this morning whether you are to the south with radar on mount omnium or to the north on top of mount st. helena if sprinkles develop over the next 24 to 48 hours. temperatures coolest around santa rosa and half moon bay, warmest antioch 60, the rest of us 50s, light jacket weather as you step out. low to mid 50s monterey bay inland to salinas, 49 gilroy. partly cloudy, cooler today, multiple layers of clouds like over the the weekend, mid and upper level clouds, marine layer not even existent. clouds tonight, shower possible especially south around the monterey bay tuesday and with wednesday, today -- santa r
it would make 2016 the first year san francisco would be eligible. if the city passes this morning's first round, it has to submit a six-figure plan by may 7th. >>> this thursday, 49ers game day here on abc 7. at 4:00 jerry rice and brent jones join us for the pregame show. followed by 49ers taking on the seahawks. after that jerry and brent will stick around for a special edition of after the game. >>> 6:34. bart service back to norm -- back to normal after a pan walked into the tran bay tube. white male wearing baggy pants and white cap took off towards oakland police tracked him down without incident trains were back in service after 8:00. >>> wife of reinstated san francisco sheriff ross mirkarimi is back in venezuela this morning. she an actress she went to begin work a new film. an attorney tells her chai yen plans on returning to san francisco but she is going to be getting on with her own life. >>> san jose police arrested a woman believed to be responsible for setting a string of arson fires. police arrested the woman saturday night after a fire investigator spotted her setting a
't win in front of their hometown fans that's already. the first time since the 1985 kansas city royals to win six elimination games on tear way to capturing the world series. giants will be honored with a parade wednesday morning. mayor lee announced the city will salute the champions as they did in 2010 when this parade concluded with the celebration at civic center plaza. lincecum there. the parade will start at 11 a.m. at the foot of market, then follow market to civic center plaza. the mayor's office and giants will announce more details in the next couple of days. you can watch the parade here live on abc7 wednesday, also streamed live through our ipad app and on our website. find more details on abc7news.com. >>> 6:30 six. we are tracking -- 6:36. we are tracking hurricane sandy, atlantic city, new jersey casinos closed because of the storm. meteorologist mike nicco is tracking the act. >>> [ inaudible ] . >>> welcome back. doppler tracking the fog color coding north bay valleys along the coast, bay shore this means visibilities will be a quarter mile or less through at least 8:0
it is accused of doing. >>> in the wake of huge refinery fire the demand one richmond city leader is making of chevron. >> first this morning's tech bites. >>> apple confirming announcement next week expected to be the smaller and cheaper tablet computers will compete with other tablets. microsoft taking preorders for service tablet which will be available on the 2th, prices start at $500 the same as ipad. other computer manufacturers getting ready for windows 8 by offering new devices with touch screens. you will still be able to use windows 8 without touch, but why? >> i think to take full advantage of windows 8 you would want to get a touch screen device but you can still use your mouse and customer sore it is just a little clumsy. >> new devices include laptops that convert into tablets and tablets3q i can't stand these spots. those spots are actually leftover food and detergent residue that can redeposit on your dishware during the rinse cycle. gross. jet-dry rinse agent helps wash them away so the only thing left behind is the shine. jet-dry rinses away residues for a sparkling shine.
degrees. look at the big board. even the west coast. >> utah, salt lake city, first snow of the season. we'll show you pictures in the next half hour. >> thank you. >>> coming up, meet the real-life home alone girl, the brave 10-year-old who foiled a home invasion with a dramatic 911 call. >>> and can you imagine ross and rachel not ending up together? the creator behind "friends" reveals how one of television's most beloved couples almost didn't make it. >>> and these parents getting payback when their daughter misbehaves. why it's stirring so much debate right now. >>> and one of the biggest weddings of the year. justin and jessica, brand-new photos. a lot of details, coming up. [ male announcer ] we're all on a journey to financial independence. ♪ whether you're just beginning the journey... ♪ ...starting a family... ♪ ...or entering a new chapter of your life. while the journey is yours, pacific life can help you protect and grow the assets you'll need along the way. to learn how, visit pacificlife.com. pacific life. the power to help you succeed. just begin with america's favori
say the victim died from a traumatic injury this is the city's first homicide in two years. police to conduct was random or if she was targeted. >> 7 cisco board of supervisors will decide this weekend if the mayor ross mirkarimi will be suspended --he is suspended without pay after he come pleaded guilty. he was found guilty of official misconduct. tomorrow be the first time since 1932 that the san francisco board of a visor's have voted on removing an elected official from his conduct. it happened yesterday in the 400 block of broadway around 2:00 in the morning a man was found to have been punched in the face and had hit his head on the pavement when he fell to the ground. he was taken to hospital with injuries. which are potentially life- threatening. the of the person a man in his 20s took off from the area so they have not found him and arrested him. >> a spokesperson for the border patrol says that an agent who was killed last week was killed by friendly fire. this happened at arizona border in mexico. he thought to of his colleagues for armed smugglers and opened fire on th
into tuesday next month. three bay area cities have made the list of the most expensive dip doze. the first, new york city with an average price of $67.5 million. atherton in san mateo county came in third with almost 5 million per home. hillsboro and los altos, homes there cost just over $4 million. >>> 7:51. they are teasing something. it could be unveiled as soon as next week. it's a little device that may welsh -- that may well be apple's next big thing. >>> we have a traffic problem for muni and also for cars at third and king. it seems like this pickup truck here hit a muni vehicle while making that left turn at third and king. and now -- and now they are trying to get it out of the way. if you take the n-jew day you will be delayed. >>> 7:54. apple is sending out invitations for what is speculated to be the launch of the ipad mini. the words on the invite read "we've got a little more to show you." analysts say the word well little "is a hint and that apple will be unveiling a hinny version of the ipad -- a mini version of the ipad. >>> this is different now. coca-cola is selling bea
with a tight range of numbers. 65 for union city in castro valley. to the north bank of first place to get wet weather. 60 to four richmond 64 in santa rosa. los 6 is for daly city and upper 50s if you're heading to ocean beach. it is hollowing but again expect wet weather. you want to cover the costumes rain will be impacting the north bay around 6:00 p.m.. expect temperatures in the low 60s. south bay mostly cloudy conditions. for the peninsula and our bay shore as we will see a light rain first and heavier rain as we head into 10:00 p.m. tonight. a futurecast for shows just that. the yellow on your screen indicate a moderate to heavy rain. it will march south by about 10:00 p.m. impacting downtown san francisco, oakland, vallejo stretching up to fairfield. that will continue to be the case and to the overnight hours as a wake-up into thursday morning. your kron 4 7 day around the bay forecast shows quite whether into saturday and sunday. the start to the next work week low 80s. floats '70s were the cost. >> good morning it is 5:15 a.m. our top story is the big victory parade for the san fra
francisco would be the center of most super bowl events if the city passes this morning's first round. it has to submit a plan by early may. >> earlier accident gone, 80, 580, 880 all jam approaching bay bridge over an hour getting into san francisco. head-on collision highway one at devil slide, take 92. peninsula north 101 old mill field road accident has things slow from sunnyvale southbound 680 at treat slow from 242 to walnut creek. >>> good morning. fog affecting all bay area counties, sfo delays quarter mile eight half mile livermore better in san jose north bay and bridges give yourself extra time. later today we will warm up with high clouds, 70s and "and what's your name?" "oh, it's flo." "and what do you do?" "oh, i sell insurance like no one else." "oh, that's nice." "thank you." now, that's progressive. call or click today. >>> it's not a journey. every journey ends. but we go on. the world turns and we turn with it. [ laughter ] >> i don't know what he's ruminating about, but i like look at him. >> a little beat poetry right there from brad pitt. he made history with tha
is the first city in america to offer the government bank i.d. card regardless of status. what makes the i.d. card unique is the debit card function which allows lower-income people to avoid check cashing fees. the program is expected to take 60 to 90 days to roll out. there will be a one-time fee of $10 for minors and senior citizens. richmond is considering a similar program. >>> in the south bay, the allen rock school district is eliminating 18 teaching positions and will combine classes to reduce spending. these moves will save them more than $1 million. school officials blame shrinking enrollment which reduces funding coming from the states. we will take a look at weather and traffic after the break. >>> welcome back. we have beat the heat. temperatures are the hottest temperatures we had all year. arrived just in time for the first week of october. now it will start to feel more like october. we have a couple of more hot days to get through. temperatures today 95 degrees in livermore. 95 in fairfield. 85 degrees in san jose. look at where we are headed. temperatures just crash as we
francisco transbay terminal tower received final approval yesterday. the building, which will stand at first and mission streets, will be the city's tallest building at 1,070 feet high. several groups have complained about the shadows the building will cast on public spaces and parks. >>> starting saturday, the new 669 area code will be introduced to santa clara county. only new phone numbers will carry the 669 code. for all calls, everyone in the region will have to dial one plus the area code before dialing a seven-digit number. >>> did you happen to catch the fireball that lit up the sky on wednesday night? the meteor man did and he is sharing his video with cbs 5. check it out. nasa researcher captured it on a network of computers and highly sensitive images. the meteor entered the atmosphere off the coast of monterey and made landfall somewhere in the north bay. >> all i'm hoping is that this trajectory, this orbit, will find a little remnant on the ground, a piece that somebody finds that we can trace back to where it may have come from in space. >> meteor hunters have been out in the
of patients at this hospital, including babies, had to be evacuated after a back-up generator failed. the city closed all tunnels and bridges, subway and bus service had already been shutdown new york stock exchange closed again today the first time weather has caused it to close for a second day since the 1800s. snow storms in swreufrt jury, fear of flooding in chicago in ocean city maryland, part of the delmarva peninsula freezing rainfall on and off, tahman bradley, maryland. >>> >> [ inaudible ] >> here's the latest radar, very wide storm from know scotia towards south carolina, -- from nova scotia, towards south carolina, michigan getting snow. look at how much more snow is in this system now that it has wrapped cold air into it. the fact that still got cold air another reason why it is so strong. you can see it spinning throughout central pennsylvania the snow in the mountains here's what is going to happen the next couple of days you can see it slowly start to pull north head up to the hudson bay even as we head towards the latter parts of thursday, still plenty rain and snow with that
. if you are thinking about coming into the city, it will be difficult trying to get here. first off, transit agencies suggest you buy your ticket now. b.a.r.t. will be running on a rush hour schedule. muni will reroute lines. they have a lot of lines up and down market that will be impacted. they will add shuttle buses. golden gate transit will have buses. by the way, caltrain will be running additional trains as well. if you do have to be downtown, keep in mind, they will start the shutdown of market and off streets at 9:30. they should be back open by 5:00. we will have special access during the celebration. you will want to tune in. our coverage begins tomorrow at 11:00 a.m. reporting live here in san francisco, bob redell, nbc bay area news. >> it will be complete panda-monium. >> i don't follow. you get the reference? >> reporter: what is she talking about? >> go ahead. read the prompter. >> telling jokes to nobody coming up. >> please, please keep it down. thank you for being here tonight. >> jimmy, i know the feeling, my man. how the hurricane put a damper on the late night t
has been camped out in front of san jose city hall since sunday afternoon. it's the first overnight protest since the "occupy" movement was evicted last year. members say they will stay there until noon today. >>> president barack obama comes back to san francisco today for his final bay area appearance before next month's election. the president spending the night in southern california in l.a. after an appearance before a roomful of stars last night and he used their performances to make light of his own in last week's debate. here he is. >> they just perform flawlessly night after night, uhm, i can't always say the same. [ laughter ] >> the president was referring to singer's katy perry and jennifer hudson, who took the stage before him. >>> this morning president obama will visit the home of the farm labor leader cesar chavez being made a national monument. the president will arrive then at sfo around 1:40 in afternoon on air force one. he has a private fundraising dinner here in san francisco. then a public concert and rally at the bill graham civic auditorium. the president wi
in daily city. >>> supervisor introduced new legislation today that would prohibit nudity in public plazas, sidewalks, streets and public transit. under the ordnance violators would be fined $100 for a first offense and $200 for the second. the legislation is set to go before the full board in november. >>> the los angeles city council voted today repeal its recent ban on medical marijuana. the vote comes after advocates gathered enough signatures for a ballot referendum. the so-called ban would have eliminated about 1,000 shops operating in the city. >>> in a little less than 24 hours, president obama and mitt romney will clash in denver in the first presidential debate. elizabeth explains now why both men are approaching it with cautious optimism. >> president baa rack obama and governor mitt romney their first of three show downs. this week the debate will focus on domestic policy with a heavy emphasis on the economy. romney says it's not about who comes out on top. >> in my view it's not so much winning or losing or even the people themselves, the president and myself, it's about somet
. >>> occupy protestors have returned to san jose city hall. they first set up an encampment in october but they left and now ten are back to observe the movements first anniversary. they say their protest is peaceful and meant to educate the public about their cause. we have more information about a story we first told you about yesterday here on mornings on 2. the woman killed in a crash on southbound 880 has been identified as 49-year-old palo alto resident charlotte sue seth faith. that is when police say her car was hit by a suspected drunk driver. she died at the scene. >>> daly city police are investigating the accident that killed one six-year-old girl and two others with life threatening injuries. officers aren't sure why a mini van plowed into a group of pedestrians at a st. andrews church yesterday morning. a six-year-old girl, her mother and another were taken to the hospital where the girl died. >> you know it could be somebody that we know's relative or something. i'm just shocked. >> prayers are with the family. sorry. >> both victims remain in the hospital. the driver of
at least two years following its scheduled opening next year. san francisco would be the host city, but here's how the selection process works. santa clara will first vie with miami to host super bowl 15 in 2016. the losing state will then go head to head with houston to host super bowl 51 the following year. final vote is expected to take place next mae. last year's super bowl ma donna headlined. the act shows us this season game in february. >>> continuing coverage of this evening's memorial service for ambassador chris stephens. sharing memories of the man graduating from uc berkeley and law school before serving his country in libya. david stevenson is in san francisco now where the event is a rotunda there in city hall. >> gasia, ambassador stevens had strong ties to the bay area and those paying tribute to him at city hall from federal to international citizens. the crowd heard from former u.s. secretary of state, representative barbara lee out of oakland and the lib yan ambassador to the united states. organizers plan for a thousand guests at city hall. the service came toge
with jim axelrod in new york city. >> reporter: the first thing we can report on this tuesday morning is that high tide has come here in battery park lower manhattan, and the water out there, the hudson river, new york harbor where it's mixing has not reached the wall has not come over. and that was a big concern here for emergency management officials as the next high tide after hurricane sandy had made landfall. the big concern was whether or not there would be another breach. there has not been this morning. as i say, good news. why? that water, having come over last night, record storm surge of nearly 14 feet. that is what caused the bulk of the problems in manhattan. there are about a quarter million people without power in manhattan. why? because that water came over the wall and got into electrical substations and power stations and knocked out service. so all of new york island south of 34th street is without power right now. the subway systems in new york are flooded out. they could take as much as a week to be back online. it could take as much as a wee
francisco's first target store. it's the city target. it's going to be right here. it is right here on the second floor of the metreon. this is a new type of scale down target. 98,000 square foot store. 25% smaller than most of the target stores you are used to. last night mayor ed lee was here for a ribbon cutting for the new store. it's being billed as a target with a urban twist. target essentially expects that people will come here to buy fewer items but will make more frequent trips to stores like this one. again the doors opening shortly at 7:00 this morning. we are here. we haven't seen much of a line. but the doors open shortly. this is the soft opening. the official grand opening is this sunday. live this morning in san francisco alex savidge ktvu channel 2 news. >>> all right time is 6:49. fortunately -- unfortunately if you are just joining us there is a big problem on the bay bridge. >> there is an accident that just cleared. the flashing lights are gone. the lanes have reopened. but the damage is done. it was an injury crash that blocked two lanes. including a motorcycl
's what we have to do first, is have a good economic foundation in which to grow. for the first time in years you've seen a lot of unity move around this city between business and labor, between the laib and the board of supervisors. we've all come together to tax reform, on housing, on fixing our parks and open space. we've got this year coming together in unprecedented way to put these issues on the ballot before the voters and make sure it's the right time for all of us to be smart, to make long-term investments in housing and in parks and it is time to do tax reform. together we're putting people back to work, building our city at the same time and now the tax structure has to be addressed. a lot of people keep asking me, what is this tax reform? it's kind of complicated. and i tell them it's about real people, real businesses and real jobs. because it is now that we're the only city in the state of california that's got a payroll tax. we're still taxing job creation, opposite of what we've all wanted to do many if not most of you have complained for years, why are we doing
: today the golden state warrs plan to introduce the first drawings of their proposed >>> we could find out today if san francisco is one of the candidates and the city presents a formal plan to make a presentation to the nfl to be the host of super bowl 50. >>> today the warriors plan to present a proposed drawing of their arena in san francisco. the arena would be situated on the far outer edge of piers 30 and 32. the idea is to make the 135- foot tall arena appear smaller and create a sense of open space. >>> and the giants started off on the wrong foot last night in the national league championship series. they lost game 1 last night to the cardinals. game 2 will be tonight. >> reporter: unfortunately the san francisco giants didn't make it through game one but they did put up a good fight all the way to the last inning. unfortunately yesterday wasn't the day for bay area sports. >>> two runs on two pitches power the yardals to the 6-run lead but the giants rallied with four runs in the fourth inning with a key two-run triple in the fourth. they were making several nice catches but
at the coast today sunshine and temperatures in the mid to upper 70s. >>> two separate "sig alert"s now. first san mateo bridge after the scene of the accident. overturn at the toll, three right lanes blocked crews on the scene. once you get past that the bridge is looking good towards foster city. second "sig alert" on the peninsula north 101 willow menlo park four cars involved two right lanes blocked crews on scene you can see from our abc7 waze app traffic bumper-to-bumper from before university. if you would like to get around this 280 is the best way using this free appf0[ [ abc7news.com/waze download it since today is 49er game day you can use it for this afternoon as well. >>> more about the game in a little while. right now breaking news one person died early this morning after a fire broke out inside a home castro valley. the fire broke out 12:15 a.m. inside a house on san carlos avenue it took a half hour to put the fire out they discovered a body in the home. detectives have joined the probe after it appeared to have been suspicious. they are considering this a homicide investigati
, and this is bay area news ot 7:00. well, demonstrators are being told to carry shields and the city of oakland is getting ready. a protest planned for tomorrow marks the first anniversary of occupy oakland's vie leapt clash with law enforcement one year ago. new at 7:00 with how the city says things will be different this year. >> well, police are planning to try to keep protesters off the new grass here at franco plaza and they say they will definitely enforce no camping and no violence. >> unforgettable images of tear gas, shattered glass, and anger bubbling over. tomorrow marks the one-year anniversary of the violent clash between police and protesters here at franco galo plaza. occupy oakland demonstrations are planned for tomorrow. attendeess are being asked to bring tents and shields. city officials and police who took a lot of criticism for their response last year say this time around, things will be different. >> after the -- the different reports and the studies, we really implemented changes in how we handled them. every police officer in the police department has been retrained. >>
of that pepper spray. >>> cupertino the city will fly its city flag at half staff today. they are marking the first anniversary of the death of steve jobs. this is video of steve job's last public appearance at a cupertino city council meeting. this was a month before he died. that is where he laid out his plan for apples new circular headquarters building. mayor mark says flying the flag at half staff is a small reminder of the impact steve jobs had on the community. >>> it's a depressing time for san jose sharks fans. the national hockey league has canceled the first two weeks of the regular season due to the players lockout. the sharks will miss at least five games including three home games. the owners and players remain split over revenue sharing and no new talks are scheduled. >>> the bay area has baseball playoff fever. it's paying off big for a lot of local businesses too. hotels are already booked up in san francisco. part of it has to do with the playoff game between the giants and the cincinnati reds. some are paying up to $500 a night for hotel rooms. and in the east bay busin
in downtown san francisco. 63 in redwood city. very important giants forecast first pitch at 5:07 p.m. on and off showers and temperatures in the upper 50s low 60s. >> your kron 47 day of around the bay forecast of the show we are not done with the wet weather. too small systems rolling through till tuesday into wednesday as well. keep those umbrellas had handy. looks like we will be clearing things out by thursday. law by friday. a mix of sun and clouds temperatures i commute i don't know if there are any injuries associated with this accident. this certainly something to be aware of plans are to reopen at the san mateo bridge sometime this hour does not look like that has occurred just get this is something we will be monitoring throughout the morning. fisher approached the bay bridge toll plaz wet that drive time just 25 minutes out of novato into the city. >> thank you erica. let's talk a bay area baseball talk of the town is the san francisco giants forcing a very decisive game action 7 in the national league championship. they beat the cardinals 6-1. five runs early on by the
ago. >>> a 24-hour long "occupy" san jose rally has been camped out in front of city hall and continues this morning. it's the first overnight protest since they were evicted last year. members say them stay until noon today. >>> the search is on for a killer of a woman in contra costa county. susie ko was found dead in her hercules home after she failed to pick her husband up at oakland airport. police believe she was killed friday night by someone who stole her car a blue southbound row. ko was a former teacher well thought of by many. her son thinks someone may have been watching the house. >> she felt very comfortable being here and working and doing the landscaping. i can only imagine somebody noticing that pattern and wanting to take advantage of that. >> the victim's children are using social media to help police in the investigation. so far they have 140,000 followers on facebook. >>> a grisly discovery in east oakland. miss say a decomposing body wrapped in cloth was found last night inside a car near intersection of richie and olive next to a rec center in the ea
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